Two things that do not go together are Home Canning and Guess Work.  Much research has been done to make sure that home food preservation prevents food borne illnesses.  Below are links to resources and recipes to help you have a successful canning season.  The MSU MontGuides are in a PDF format and are free.  Look for the “Download Now” icon, which is in the lower left corner, under the author's name.  If you have questions or want more information, please call your local Extension office.

Food Preservation Topics

MSU Extension Food Fact Sheets (free download)